Affordable Housing: The Bedrock of a Strong and Healthy Community
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Affordable Housing: The Bedrock of a Strong and Healthy Community

      Affordable homes are a key ingredient of Minnesota’s well-earned reputation for livability and opportunity, but that reputation and that reality are under threat, says former Roseville Mayor (and current Corpus Christi parishioner) Craig Klausing. At two recent Social Justice Committee forums held at the church, Klausing outlined the causes of the affordable housing shortage,...

Trick-or-Treating for the Food Shelf
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Trick-or-Treating for the Food Shelf

Confirmation students and high school youth went trick-or-treating for canned goods on Halloween. First, they fueled up with a quick pizza dinner and then they set out to collect non-perishable food items from the neighborhoods around Corpus Christi. At the end of the night, they delivered the food they had collected to the Keystone Food...

Church Community Explores Youth Homelessness
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Church Community Explores Youth Homelessness

More than 30 Corpus Christi parishioners attended a forum on the growing crisis of youth homelessness in Ramsey County before Mass last Sunday (Oct. 28). It was the second of two such forums organized by the Corpus Christ Social Justice Committee. Mike Rios-Keating (at right, holding microphone), community education advocate for Catholic Charities of St....

Archdiocesan Youth Day 2018
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Archdiocesan Youth Day 2018

On Saturday afternoon, three youth and three adults from Corpus Christi and Saint Rose of Lima went to the Roy Wilkins Auditorium in St. Paul. At the entrance, they were personally greeted by Archbishop Hebda and Bishop Cozzens. Archdiocesan Youth Day drew 1,200 Catholic youth from around the Archdiocese. The day featured music by Sonar,...

Youth Homelessness in Roseville
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Youth Homelessness in Roseville

Youth Homelessness a growing crisis in Ramsey County, says Catholic Charities Official Suburban Ramsey County school districts have seen a four-fold increase in homeless students over the past decade, from less than 200 in 2008 to more than 800 today. In Roseville alone, the district has about 140 children facing inadequate housing this year. How...

Fall Confirmation Retreat
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Fall Confirmation Retreat

It was a wonderful weekend for the Fall Confirmation Retreat! The rain stopped before we arrived, the sun came out, and the colors on the trees were spectacular. The theme for the fall retreat was journey. We acknowledge that we are all on a life-long faith journey. This retreat was all about building community and...

2018 Youth Summer Overview
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2018 Youth Summer Overview

For our youth, this summer was a jam-packed full of fun, volunteering, and growing in faith. Here’s an overview of all they got up to!   Starting out the summer on June 3rd, a group of teens grades 10-12 gathered for our first ever Youth Book Club! They read The Shack, by Wm. Paul Young...

Fun at Service Saturday
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Fun at Service Saturday

Last Saturday, a multigenerational group of 19 parishioners gathered in a Roseville warehouse ready to serve.

H2O Woah!
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H2O Woah!

Last Sunday, during the Water Is Life presentation, the kids had their own water presentation.